SUMMARY The results of the FA STU graduates are comparable with the foreign graduates’ results. There is however a lack in decision making and in speaking foreign languages, which is partly caused by the educational system at the high-school level. To form a new model of curriculum, it is necessary to follow traditions as well […]

SUMMARY This article analyses the current state-of-the-art in new domestic apartment buildings in Bratislava. It is seen from the point of view of floor space, relationships of the spaces in flats and their potential usefulness. There are very often differences between the interior and exterior of such buildings. Many problems and many new ideas are […]

SUMMARY In most countries of the world residential construction is at a turning point. The problems of providing large numbers of people with housing are being replaced increasingly by problems of improving the quality of housing. In discussion of both experts and politicians, the emphasis is no longer on rapid construction of whole towns or […]

SUMMARY One of the basic conditions for reviewing the quality of EIA is systematic evaluation of the documentation. Evaluation system of the quality and completeness of the documentation should give a set of criteria which allows to evaluate both procedural requirements and requirements of content of the EIA documentation. The purpose of the quality criteria […]

SUMMARY Environmental appraisal of land use planning documentation is in focus of this contribution. It explains and describes the legislation background of appraisal together with the principles and directions of its own procedure. First experience is summarised and future directions are outlined. Great attention is also paid to the quality of the environmental appraisal of […]